The IGS UK is the UK chapter of the International Geosynthetic Society.

The aims of the IGS UK chapter are to collect and distribute knowledge about geosynthetics & their applications by facilitating conferences, symposiums, evening presentations & research in order to promote the advancement of the state of the art of geosynthetics & to improve the communication and understanding of geosynthetic products between designers, manufacturers and users of the products.

Upcoming Events

IGS UK Symposium: Containment @ Etihad Stadium, Manchester
Jun 28 all-day

The UK Chapter of the International Geosynthetic Society (IGS) will be running a symposium at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on the 28th June 2022.

About the Event

This technical seminar will explore how containment engineering principles applied to non waste applications can inform our practice, learn from experience outside of the UK to promote better design practice and innovation.

More information…..

IGS UK/BGA Invitational 2022: Resilience @ ICE
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

21st BGA Invitational Lecture: TBC
Speaker: Pietro Rimoldi.

JOINT MEETING with British Geotechnical Association
Wednesday 11th October 2022

Lecture Start: 18:00 (Refreshments from 17:30)

Online and in-person.

Location: One Great George Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 3AA

Registration is required to attend in-person or watch online:







International Geosynthetics Society

IGS UK is the official United Kingdom Chapter of the International Geosynthetics Society (IGS).

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Members receive access to upcoming geosynthetic related events in the UK, membership details, peer reviewed technical journals, news on ongoing research related to geosynthetics, and more.